Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics

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Acylated Ghrelin, Growth Hormone and IGF-1 Levels in the Cord Blood of Small for Gestational Age Newborns

Nastaran Khosravi 1 , Farhad Abolhasan Choobdar 1 , Nasrin Khalesi 1 , Arash Bordbar 1 , Bagher Larijani 2 , Zahra Arab 3 and Mitra Nourbakhsh 3 , 4 , *
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1 H. Aliasghar Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Molecular-Cellular Sciences Institute, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics: November 2016, 7 (4); e13278
  • Published Online: November 12, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 5, 2016
  • Accepted: October 9, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/compreped-42809

To Cite: Khosravi N, Abolhasan Choobdar F, Khalesi N, Bordbar A, Larijani B, et al. Acylated Ghrelin, Growth Hormone and IGF-1 Levels in the Cord Blood of Small for Gestational Age Newborns, J Compr Ped. 2016 ; 7(4):e13278. doi: 10.17795/compreped-42809.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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